Romance & Relationships

5 Reasons Why You Should Consider Wedding Dance Lessons

April 1, 2016

                If you are a bride or groom considering professional dance classes to prep for the big day, let us give you a few reasons why it’s worth it! Get past your fears! All eyes will be on you and your partner and if you don’t feel comfortable […]

A Letter to the President

October 29, 2015

Dear Mr. Rothweiler, My wife and I recently did our first spotlight dance.  Never in thirty years of marriage did we ever think we could dance, let alone be confident and proficient enough to do so for an audience.  It was truly a benchmark moment in our lives. My wife and I have always been […]

When We Meet Again, We Will Dance…

January 14, 2015

Edwin Robbins, a 23-year student at the Fred Astaire Dance Studio on Manhattan’s East Side, shares, in his own words, how his two left feet danced him to a lifelong love story. “My prom date told me after three box steps that I had no rhythm. Then the Navy excused me from marching. During my tour […]

The Story of a CCDC Newcomer

September 28, 2014

Many of our new students soon find that they want more out of ballroom dancing than just a hobby. They begin to really challenge themselves as they work more consistently and passionately on their lessons. Some of them, like Wendy Walcott (FADS Milwaukee, Wisconsin) will even aim for “the stars”, discovering that a sparkling path […]